Queso Royale: Chapter 10 (The Diner)

Craig (Banana Man) and Eddie were sitting at a booth in the diner’s corner when James walked in. The cloud of smoke coming from overcooked food struck James’ nose like something that would strike your nose. It reminded him of his childhood, his mom used to say about her cooking, the burnt parts were the healthiest parts. So you could say, let’s just say he … Continue reading Queso Royale: Chapter 10 (The Diner)

Queso Royale Chapter 6: Mrs Marci the Cashier

She was slaving away her life-cycle as a cashier at the Weasel Diesel. Though only into her forties, it appeared time hadn’t been her friend, and the tanning bed hadn’t cared too much for her either. She also stood a head shorter than all the other cashiers in the area. James walked into the store, a little bell jingle-shrieked above him.  She pushed her head … Continue reading Queso Royale Chapter 6: Mrs Marci the Cashier

Queso Royale Chapter 5: The Urinal

The Bathroom   James awoke with his butt squeezed in the urinal of a one-holer bathroom. He was butt-naked with only a white janitor’s rag covering his midsection. A severely-weathered dark Hispanic man sat on the toilet–jeans to porcelain. He was reading a glossy brochure. James could feel a desert seizing the back of his parched throat. “Tengo sed. Necesito Agua por favor,” James said … Continue reading Queso Royale Chapter 5: The Urinal

The Truck Driver: Queso Royale (Chapters 1 & 2)

Chapter 1 “Keep driving till we see sexy Jesus,” Mike said, navigating his phone back into his jean pocket. “But I’m starving over here,” Eddie pounded his hand against the steering wheel. “Can’t I drop in the deli and get some cold cuts while you watch for this joker from the car?” Eddie said while forsaking his r’s. “That’ll take forever, man. You know, it’s … Continue reading The Truck Driver: Queso Royale (Chapters 1 & 2)